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Boxtrapper: forged email to self

Discussion in 'cPanel Developers' started by Helpware, Jun 30, 2007.

  1. Helpware

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    I've seen lots of similar posts on this from way back in 2004.

    I subscribe to a Yahoo group (in fact I run several Yahoo Groups).
    When I post to these groups, Yahoo posts group messages to me.
    If the original poster was Myself then Boxtrapper wont deliver the message
    to me even if I whitelist my self.

    Email matches rule "subject [MSHelp2]" Line 1 in whitelist
    Queuing possibly forged email from self xxxxxx@xxxxx.xxx/RE: [hhelpmvps] CHMs for Touch-Screen Applications


    where xxxxxx@xxxxx.xxx is my email address.

    How do I fix this? Is there a work around. I'm getting very sick of approving hundreds of my own posts every month :(

    Thanks
    Rob
     
  2. traceywashere

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    wow, i can't believe there was no response to this thread .... i think that perhaps it should be opened as a bug .. for future fix .. as it's really annoying to not get your own emails from yahoo groups!
     
  3. Infopro

    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
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    Disable boxtrapper. Trouble there as bounces/auto replies might get you in trouble elsewhere as well as with yahoo.
     
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    mtindor Well-Known Member

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    Is this possibly an SPF issue where your SPF record is very strict and thus does not show that emails from your email addresses may literally come from Yahoo servers?

    Mike
     
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